- From moral to legal judgment: the influence of normative context in lawyers and other academics
Department of Psychology, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:48-57. 2011
..the scrutiny of social cognitive neuroscience into the domain of legal decisions, investigating two groups, lawyers and other academics, during moral and legal decision-making...
- Temperament profiles in physicians, lawyers, managers, industrialists, architects, journalists, and artists: a study in psychiatric outpatients
Kareen K Akiskal
International Mood Center, San Diego (USA) and French Depressive and Manic-Depressive Association, Rennes, France
J Affect Disord 85:201-6. 2005
..sought to generate preliminary data on temperaments among psychiatric outpatients, including physicians (n=41), lawyers (n=30), managers and executives (n=35), industrialists (n=48), architects (n=27), journalists (n=34), and a mixed ..
- Tobacco industry lawyers as "disease vectors"
Sara D Guardino
Public Health Advocacy Institute, 102 The Fenway, Cushing Hall Suite 117, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Tob Control 16:224-8. 2007
..The tobacco company lawyers' role in these actions was investigated with a focus on their involvement in company scientific research, claims ..
- Australian lawyers' views on competency issues in older adults
School of Psychology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Behav Sci Law 22:823-31. 2004
b>Lawyers are often called upon by their older clients to draft contracts, make up wills or powers of attorney, or provide other forms of legal advice or service...
- Medical malpractice
David M Studdert
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 350:283-92. 2004
- Called to testify? It's 90 percent preparation, 10 percent deposition
Vockley, Lang, LLC, Reston, VA, USA
Biomed Instrum Technol 40:429-34. 2006
- The future for peer review. Florida's constitutional amendment chills quality community
Trustee 58:6-10, 12, 1. 2005
..A new amendment to its state constitution has opened up Florida's peer review meeting notes to the public, with chilling effects on the entire peer review process...
- Let's be realistic about countersuits
Med Econ 81:118. 2004
- Looking beyond the new tort reform legislation
Hugh A Gamble
J Miss State Med Assoc 45:212. 2004
- "I didn't know I was suing you!"
Dorothy L Pennachio
Med Econ 80:77-80, 85. 2003
- The structure of medical malpractice decision-making in Japan
Department of Health Services Management and Policy, Kyushu University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
J Law Med 11:162-84. 2003
- American Health Lawyers Association: the year in review 2002-2003
American Health Lawyers Association
J Health Law 36:377-402. 2003
Every year, the Practice Groups of the American Health Lawyers Association assemble a Year in Review summary of the leading developments in case law, legislation, and administrative actions affecting healthcare...
- Charges of a different kind. Providers say overzealous prosecutors are wrongly trying to transform poor medical judgment into criminal intent
Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
..Some fear the criminal cloud could lead to fewer people entering or staying in the field. However, if the caregiver is guilty of gross negligence, Denham says: "Hang 'em"...
- If an attorney wants a "friendly chat"
John M Fitzpatrick
LeClair Ryan, Richmond, VA, USA
Med Econ 82:68. 2005
- How a successful litigator decides whether or not to sue you
James W Saxton
Stevens and Lee Health Law Department, Stevens and Lee, 25 North Queen Street, Suite 602, Lancaster, PA 17608 1594, USA
J Med Pract Manage 23:90-3. 2007
This article aims to help physicians and other healthcare providers understand what prompts plaintiff lawyers to take on medical malpractice cases and to name the healthcare provider as a defendant in the suit...
- Malpractice. Do other countries hold the key?
Med Econ 80:58-60, 63-4. 2003
- The influence of opening statement/closing argument organizational strategy on juror verdict and damage awards
Shelley C Spiecker
Department of Communication and Journalism, Auburn University, 217 Tichenor Hall, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
Law Hum Behav 27:437-56. 2003
- Anatomy of malpractice defense, part 1: suit through discovery
Rebecca W West
Piedmont Liability Trust, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 1:383-5. 2004
- Medical malpractice
Robert A Herbert
N Engl J Med 350:1798. 2004
- [Medical opinions in court--a challenge for communication between physicians and lawyers]
Versicherungsmedizin 57:20-4. 2005
Medical opinions in court constitute a great challenge in regard to communication between physicians and lawyers. Considerable differences in their professional training and requirements frequently result in misunderstandings...
- Debunking medical malpractice myths: unraveling the false premises behind "tort reform"
Center for Justice and Democracy, USA
Yale J Health Policy Law Ethics 5:357-69. 2005
- "Just say no": experts' late withdrawal from cases to preserve independence and objectivity
Thomas G Gutheil
Program in Psychiatry and the Law, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:390-4. 2004
..The authors examine the foundations of such a right, the potential obstacles to exercising it, the factors that might enter into such a decision, and the possible consequences of late withdrawal...
- A plaintiff attorney's candid view of medical malpractice
David J Pritchard
Salvi, Schostok and Pritchard P C, 181 West Madison Street, Suite 3800, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
Clin Perinatol 32:191-202, viii. 2005
..Those subjects are: (1) the top five reasons why doctors get sued, (2) avoiding less than optimal legal representation, and (3) the importance of nonmedical issues in litigation...
- Contingency fee legal actions in the U.S.A
Med Health R I 88:35. 2005
- How I pick the doctors I'll sue. A conversation with plaintiffs' attorney Bruce Fagel, MD, JD. Interview by Berkeley Rice
Med Econ 81:54-9. 2004
- Malpractice: are you making your case worse?
Med Econ 84:74-8. 2007
- Juries: 'democracy in action'
Newsweek 142:53. 2003
- Will my malpractice case be settled? The physician-defendant's voice in the decision
William H Archambault
Piedmont Liability Trust, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
Semin Diagn Pathol 24:119-30. 2007
..Familiarity with types of coverage, controls placed on defense costs and policy terms that determine decision-making authority on settlement issues are essential to making an informed purchase of insurance coverage...
- Thomas B. Ferguson Lecture. The hidden cost of medical liability litigation
Donald J Palmisano
Ann Thorac Surg 78:9-13. 2004
- Health care on trial: America's medical malpractice crisis
Dean J Kereiakes
The Lindner Center for Research and Education/Ohio Heart Health Center, 2123 Auburn Ave, Suite 424, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219, USA
Circulation 109:2939-41. 2004
- When attorneys come back for seconds. Increased attorney fees for extraordinary work in medical malpractice cases
Southern Illinois University School of Law, Law Journal Office, Carbondale, Illinois 62901, USA
J Leg Med 25:79-93. 2004
- Malpractice reform. Florida: round two
Wayne J Guglielmo
Med Econ 84:50, 53-4, 56. 2007
- US doctors press for malpractice reform . But lawyers and consumer groups say proposals unfair to patients
Lancet 362:377. 2003
- The future of health care arbitration in America
Kenneth R Zuetel
AHIP Cover 46:14, 94, 97-9. 2005
- The new medical malpractice crisis
Michelle M Mello
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 348:2281-4. 2003
- The cost of white lies
Martin J MacNeill
Utah State Developmental Center, USA
Fam Pract Manag 11:62-4. 2004
- How doctors sabotage their own defense
Med Econ 79:36-8, 41. 2002
- Who are those guys? An empirical examination of medical malpractice plaintiffs' attorneys
Catherine T Harris
Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27109, USA
SMU Law Rev 58:225-50. 2005
- How to prepare for the medical malpractice trial
Gregory J Minana
Husch and Eppenberger, LLC, St. Louis, USA
Mo Med 103:476-7, 479-82. 2006
- If a lawyer calls
Lee J Johnson
Med Econ 84:30. 2007
- The art of attorney interaction and courtroom testimony
Gregory G Davis
Department of Pathology, Forensic Division, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 130:1305-8. 2006
..In our society it is well for a physician to know something of the workings of court and how to interact with attorneys. One need not go to law school to successfully navigate a legal proceeding as a physician witness...
- Reform has improved care
Frederic H Pollock
W V Med J 102:5. 2006
- A presidential boost for tort reform
Wayne J Guglielmo
Med Econ 79:65-6. 2002
- Physician cooperation with tort attorneys in litigatic fraud
Thomas R Russell
Mo Med 102:528. 2005
- In his December 25 column of Connecticut Post, William A. Collins once again provided his imaginative overview of the medical liability insurance crisis
Kenneth A Thomas
Conn Med 70:281-3. 2006
- Loser pays laws are necessary to deter frivolous lawsuits
Arthur H Gale
Mo Med 103:98-100. 2006
- Are frivolous suits really a problem?
Gail Garfinkel Weiss
Med Econ 83:31-5. 2006
- Claims, errors, and compensation payments in medical malpractice litigation
David M Studdert
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 354:2024-33. 2006
..In the current debate over tort reform, critics of the medical malpractice system charge that frivolous litigation--claims that lack evidence of injury, substandard care, or both--is common and costly...
- Legal. Legal experiments
Hosp Health Netw 79:20, 22-3. 2005
..As congress debates med-mal fixes, states are once again proving to be laboratories for reform. Legislators and providers are looking for innovative ways to curb the rising costs of liability insurance...
- Views of physicians, disciplinary board members and practicing lawyers on the new statutory disciplinary system for health care in The Netherlands
Jacqueline M Cuperus-Bosma
Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Health Policy 77:202-11. 2006
..69%, 65%, 60% and 60%, respectively), all 388 disciplinary board members (response 89%) and 43 practicing lawyers (response 65%)...
- ['No cure, no pay' in Dutch health care: fear of a culture of unwarranted claims]
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:740-2. 2003
..Nevertheless, a no fault health insurance system is preferable to the contingency fee system...
- The rise of nursing home litigation: findings from a national survey of attorneys
David G Stevenson
Harvard University, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:219-29. 2003
..These findings elevate concerns about quality of nursing home care and indicate that litigation diverts resources from resident care, which may fuel quality problems...
- Clinical trials litigation: practical realities as seen from the trenches
E Haavi Morreim
College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 956 Court, Suite B328, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
Account Res 12:47-67. 2005
- You've been sued. There's help
Gail Garfinkel Weiss
Med Econ 80:56, 59-60. 2003
- Fight No. 2: docs vs. lawyers
Jeffrey H Birnbaun
Fortune 147:110. 2003
- Medical aspects of malpractice crisis in Greece: medical responsibility: a doctor's view
Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Crete Medical School, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Am J Forensic Med Pathol 24:76-9. 2003
..Along these lines, the medical examiner stands between colleagues and lawyers, who have divergent intentions in the investigation of such cases...
- The defendant physician's deposition: fighting back--at last!
Alan D Clark
Mo Med 99:524-5. 2002
- Malpractice. How to survive a deposition
Med Econ 82:45-8. 2005
- An overview of United States law
Bryan A Liang
Health Law and Policy Institute, University of Houston Law Center, 100 Law Center, Houston, TX 77204 6060, USA
Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 16:1315-30. 2002
..Further, this understanding may assist them in more effective patient advocacy in their practices...
- Does someone have to die?
Raymond E Cantor
N J Med 99:41-2. 2002
- When the law is good medicine
Christine O Gregoire
J Law Med Ethics 30:41-4. 2002
- New perspectives on litigation and the public's health
California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California, USA
J Law Med Ethics 30:33-40. 2002
..She also points out that sometimes one can use the legislative process as an alternative to litigation to get a message out and force a correct decision...
- Doctors who became lawyers: What they want you to know
Med Econ 85:42-4, 46, 49-50. 2008
- [A proposal for reforming psychologists' training in France and in the European Union]
J P Bouchard
Centre international de sciences criminelles et pénales CISCP, 115, rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
Encephale 35:18-24. 2009
..of offenders in prison or out of prison, fight against repetition, expertise, staff training (magistrates, lawyers, penitentiary staff, social workers...)...
- Practical strategies for defense in malpractice lawsuit: a case illustration
Kwang Ming Chen
Guam Memorial Hospital, University of Guam Aging Studies Institute, Guam
Acta Neurol Taiwan 18:213-26. 2009
..anger, or frustration on outcome of treatment; (3) Keep ledger of ambulance chasers and good defense lawyers; (4) Never surrender at the notification from court; (5) Settle out of court, if this can be done reasonably to ..
- Vocational rehabilitation with the industrially injured worker
S M Blumenthal
Ellis and Associates, Inc, Chicago, IL 60610
J Hand Surg Am 12:926-30. 1987
- Ethical and legal issues in the use of related donors for therapeutic insemination
Lorna A Marshall
Center for Fertility and Reproductive Endocrinology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Ave, X11 FC, Seattle, Washington 98111, USA
Urol Clin North Am 29:855-61. 2002
..Multiple visits to physicians, nurses, counselors, and lawyers may be necessary for a thorough assessment...
- Medical error reduction and tort reform through private, contractually-based quality medicine societies
Department of Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry and Law, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Am J Law Med 35:505-61. 2009
..while limitations on collateral source recovery and damages might effectively reduce costs, patients and trial lawyers likely would not accept them without recompense...
- Medical malpractice: a case study in medical and legal decision making
Government and Community Affairs, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510
Yale J Biol Med 62:23-42. 1989
..Panel members explored several important policy issues. Among these were the effect of malpractice cases on doctor-patient communications and ethical issues concerning expert witnesses.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
- Pathology expert witness testimony and pathology practice: a tale of 2 standards
Arch Pathol Lab Med 129:1268-76. 2005
..finds one of his or her diagnostic decisions being evaluated by a legal system developed and controlled by lawyers and judges rather than by scientists or pathologists...
- Health research ethics review and needs of institutional ethics committees in Tanzania
J K B Ikingura
National Institute for Medical Research, P O Box 9653, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:154-8. 2007
..6%), laboratory technologists (10.6%), religious leaders (4.5%), statisticians (3.0%), teachers (1.5%) and lawyers (1.5)...
- "Too stubborn to ever be governed by enforced insanity": Some therapeutic jurisprudence dilemmas in the representation of criminal defendants in incompetency and insanity cases
Michael L Perlin
New York Law School, USA
Int J Law Psychiatry 33:475-81. 2010
..to the importance of the relationship between therapeutic jurisprudence (TJ) and the role of criminal defense lawyers in insanity and incompetency-to-stand-trial (IST) cases...
- Obstetric and gynecologic malpractice in Turkey: incidence, impact, causes and prevention
Başkent Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Adli Tip A D Eskişehir Yolu 20 Km, Baglica Kampusu, Ankara, Turkey
J Clin Forensic Med 11:233-47. 2004
..Care standards and breach of standards were examined...
- Does the neurologist contribute to the care of patients with chronic back pain?
Selim R Benbadis
Department of Neurology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Fla 33606, USA
Eur Neurol 48:61-4. 2002
..To review the disposition and outcome of patients with back pain seen in a neurology clinic, and determine the value of the neurologist's input...
- Community volunteerism of US physicians
Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Gen Intern Med 23:1987-91. 2008
..Volunteerism has also received increasing attention in the national agenda for social change. Yet little is known about physicians' community volunteer activities...
- United Nations and human cloning: a slender and fortunate defence for biomedical research
R G Edwards
Reproductive BioMedicine Online, Duck End Farm, Dry Drayton, Cambridge CB3 8DB, UK
Reprod Biomed Online 7:700-2. 2003
..After detailed consultations with scientists, clinicians, ethicists and lawyers, many governments passed legislation permitting research under their own particular socially-defined conditions...
- Ethical and policy issues in cluster randomized trials: rationale and design of a mixed methods research study
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital, 1053 Carling Avenue, Civic Campus, C409, Ottawa, ON K1Y4E9, Canada
Trials 10:61. 2009
..An Expert Panel of researchers, ethicists, health lawyers, consumer advocates, REB members, and representatives from low-middle income countries will be appointed...
- Commentary: Granting medical licensure, honoring the Americans with disabilities act, and protecting the public: can we do all three?
Steven I Altchuler
Division of Psychiatry and Psychology Specialty Programs, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
Acad Med 84:689-91. 2009
..individual autonomy (respecting the rights of each individual physician), amplified by the different approaches lawyers and physicians use to address conflicts...
- Tobacco possession, use, and purchase laws and penalties in Minnesota: enforcement, tobacco diversion programs, and youth awareness
Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 9:S57-64. 2007
- [Fourth evaluation of the law on the review of termination of life on request and assisted suicide (Euthanasia Act)]
A van der Heide
Erasmus MC, afd Maatschappelijke Gezondheidszorg, Rotterdam
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 149:2187-9. 2005
..a survey among physicians and a panel study among physicians, nurses, members of euthanasia review committees, lawyers and ethicists...
- Cancer of the mouth and pharynx, occupation and exposure to chemical agents in Finland [in 1971-95]
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Int J Cancer 123:653-9. 2008
..Elevated SIRs were observed among lawyers, authors, journalists, performing artists, musicians, electronics and telefitters, painters (building), building ..
- Hospital ethics approval for a population-based case-control study of very preterm birth
Lyndsey F Watson
Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, 324 328 Little Lonsdale Street, Victoria, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
Aust Health Rev 31:514-22. 2007
..To describe the process involved in obtaining ethics approval for a study aiming to recruit women from all maternity hospitals in Victoria, Australia...
- [Suicide: clinical and systematic aspects of the self-responsibility dimension]
Health Corpus, Israel Defense Forces
Harefuah 146:364-7, 405. 2007
..Doctors, psychologists, social workers, lawyers and Renaissance men are trying to research factors leading to suicide...
- Evaluating common de-identification heuristics for personal health information
Khaled El Emam
CHEO Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1, Canada
J Med Internet Res 8:e28. 2006
..De-identification heuristics are provided in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Privacy Rule, funding agency and professional association privacy guidelines, and common practice...
- [Intellectual property in natural sciences]
Instytut Chemii Bioorganicznej PAN, ul Noskowskiego 12, 61 704 Poznań i Politechnika Lódzka
Postepy Biochem 54:20-3. 2008
..Between not cited here is law and consequently the needs of cooperation between researchers and lawyers. There are several barriers in this co-operation, for example: nomenclature as well as the way of thinking...
- Eighth international mesothelioma interest group
Thoracic Oncology, Cancer Research Center of Hawaii, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
Oncogene 26:6959-67. 2007
..individuals, scientists, physicians, public health officials, politicians, unions of asbestos workers, lawyers and the public at large...
- The successful evolution of a voluntary vessel safety program in the USA
North Pacific Fishing Vessel Owners Association Vessel Safety Program, 1900 West Emerson Place, Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98119, USA
Int Marit Health 57:85-93. 2006
..The NPFVOA also publishes a quarterly newsletter covering its safety program, other relevant safety information and reports of lessons learned from serious fishing vessel accidents...
- The High Court's lost chance in medical negligence: Tabet v Gett (2010) 240 CLR 537
ANU College of Law and Medical School
J Law Med 18:275-83. 2010
..compensation to cover the long-term care required for such a condition, the girl (through her parents and lawyers) sued her treating physician...
- [Legislative initiatives concerning euthanasia]
Hans Ludwig Schreiber
Institut für Kriminalwissenschaften, Abt für Arzt und Arzneimittelrecht des Juristischen Seminars, Universitat Gottingen
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 102:208-14. 2008
..the German Bundestag as well as an alternative draft issued by criminal law teachers and a decision of the German Lawyers and Law Teachers Association (Deutscher Juristentag) all seek to achieve a legal regulation of euthanasia...
- Interest-based mediation of medical malpractice lawsuits: a route to improved patient safety?
Chris Stern Hyman
Medical Mediation Group
J Health Polit Policy Law 35:797-828. 2010
..Defense lawyers were less likely than plaintiff attorneys to mediate...
- Medicolegal analysis of 100 malpractice claims against bariatric surgeons
Surgical Weight Control Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:60-6; discussion 66-7. 2007
..Very few studies have addressed malpractice litigation specific to bariatric surgery. This study was designed to analyze litigation trends in bariatric surgery to prevent further lawsuits and improve patient care...
- Litigation in obstetrics: a lesson learnt and a lesson to share
Min Min Chou
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:1-9. 2006
..In-depth review of pregnancy-related deaths and major morbidities can help determine strategies needed to continue making pregnancy safer...
- The Canadian Criminal Code provisions for mentally disordered offenders: a survey of experiences, attitudes, and knowledge
A S Crisanti
Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Kealakekua, Hawaii, USA
Can J Psychiatry 45:816-21. 2000
To systematically survey Alberta psychiatrists and lawyers regarding their knowledge of, attitudes toward, and experiences with the Criminal Code provisions regarding mentally disordered offenders to better understand the lack of impact ..
- [Euthanasia: the law, a few notions and the question of assisted suicide]
Commission fédérale de Contrôle et d Evaluation de l Euthanasie
Rev Med Brux 29:423-8. 2008
..The doctor must declare the act of euthanasia to a Federal Commission composed of 8 doctors, 4 lawyers and 4 persons familiar with the problems of patients suffering from an incurable disease...
- Epidemiology of the third wave of tobacco litigation in the United States, 1994-2005
Clifford E Douglas
Tobacco Control Law and Policy Consulting, 3189 Rumsey Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 3437, USA
Tob Control 15:iv9-16. 2006
- Children's living arrangements following separation and divorce: insights from empirical and clinical research
Joan B Kelly
Fam Process 46:35-52. 2007
..most often by one or both parents or, failing private agreement, as a result of recommendations and decisions by lawyers, therapists, custody evaluators, or family courts...
- The teaching of legal medicine in Australasia
Roy G Beran
University of New South Wales, Strategic Health Evaluators, Faculty of Medicine, Suite 5, Level 6, 12 Thomas Street, Sydney, NSW 2067, Australia
J Forensic Leg Med 14:284-8. 2007
The interface of medicine and law highlights the difference between doctors and lawyers. It is the doctor's role to determine his or her adversary (diagnosing an illness) and to decide the optimal means for overcoming same, such that the ..
- The Research on Adverse Drug Events and Reports (RADAR) project
Charles L Bennett
Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Mid West Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
JAMA 293:2131-40. 2005
- HIPAA privacy regulations clarified: let calm prevail
Todd A Rodriguez
Alice G Gosfield and Associates, P C, 2309 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
J Med Pract Manage 19:61-6. 2003
..This article identifies some common conundrums and issues physician practices are likely to encounter in implementing the regulations and offers practical guidance for addressing them...
- The medical malpractice crisis: what is the cause? Is there a cure?
The Cascardo Consulting Group, One Fox Run, Armonk, NY 10504, USA
J Med Pract Manage 22:283-6. 2007
..In addition to practicing sound medicine, physicians and their staffs must follow sound business policies and customer service procedures in their practices...
- The role of the radiation safety specialist as witness: risk communication with attorneys, judges, and jurors
R H Johnson
Communication Science Institute, Inc, and CSI Radiation Safety Academy, Gaithersburg, MD 20877, USA
Health Phys 81:661-9. 2001